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Explore a Career
in Law & Legal Studies

A certified online Career Mentorship exclusively for students (14-to-18-year-olds) curious to learn about the legal profession before making a career decision.

Program Fee: Rs. 6750/- (all inclusive)

Selection based on interest form and phone interview


Class Dates and Timings:
December 10 to January 28,
every Saturday, 4 PM to 5:30 PM IST

Explore a Career
in Law & Legal Studies

A certified online Career Mentorship exclusively for students (14-to-18-year-olds) curious to learn about the legal profession before making a career decision.

Program Fee: Rs. 6750/- (all inclusive)

Selection based on interest form and phone interview


Class Dates and Timings:
December 10 to January 28,
every Saturday, 4 PM to 5:30 PM IST

The Law & Legal Studies Mentorship Program is offering a few Indian high-schoolers (14-to-18-year-olds) the unique opportunity to learn online about the lucrative profession of Law first-hand from an experienced Lawyer, Tamarra Sequeira.

Get prepared to learn the foundation of Indian Laws, work on legal assignments, participate in a Mock Trial, and strengthen your college application with an experience Certificate you earn.

Mentorship Duration: Six Sessions, 60 to 90 minutes each
spread across 5 to 6 weeks

Dates and Timings: December 10 to January 28,
every Saturday, 4 PM to 5:30 PM IST

Session 1: Introduction to Legal Career

Gain a first-hand account of what it is like to be a Lawyer and the challenges+perks that come with the profession. Your mentor, Tamarra also introduces you to the various options available after law school and how you could navigate to a career path that matches your potential, interest, and skills.

Session 2: Fundamental Rights and The Indian Constitution

Build a strong foundation before law school on core concepts including Fundamental Rights and the Indian Constitution – taught to you in a simple and jargon-free manner. You also get to understand the philosophy behind the Indian Laws and how it is used in today’s landmark cases.

Session 3: Contracts and Legal Writing

Gain vital legal skills in drafting, clear, precise, and concise legal materials including contracts with the guidance of an experienced lawyer, Tamarra Sequeira. You also get introduced to E-contracts and how they can impact or impede legal protection for clients.

Session 4: Mock Trial

Learn the mechanics of Litigation by participating in a simulated trial. Students receive a legal case where they get an experiential opportunity to learn legal reasoning and work on their presentation/communication + teamwork skills. All participants receive feedback and suggestions on their mock trials from their mentor.

Session 5: Tech, AI and Law

Develop your knowledge of how technology is transforming the traditional models of legal services. We analyze Automation and AI — how this is bringing a change in trials and arbitration in the Indian courts. Understanding these topics is crucial for aspiring 21st-Century Lawyers.

Session 6: Appeals and Litigations

Civil Litigation is one of the most sought-after career paths for Lawyers. Learn first-hand the outcomes of Litigation – Criminal vs Civil, Damages, Restitution and more. Students also get introduced to appeals at the various stages of the litigation process and how appeals can be filed in the Indian court.

The program is concluded with career guidance, suggestions and professional tips to all students from the lawyer, Tamarra Sequeira herself.

What will I Learn?

This is an intensive career mentoring program for those who wish to explore their career interest in law and test the waters to see if the legal profession is for them. As part of the online program, you get to participate in a mock trial, learn how to navigate the legal nuances, and work on industry-relevant legal assignments – a mentoring experience not typically found in high school curricula!

Fee for the certified Program: Rs.6750/-

Class Dates and Timings: December 10 to January 28, every Saturday 4 PM to 5:30 PM IST

Certificates awarded to students upon program participation, case study discussion, assignment submission and mock trial participation.

Our students use this Certificate for college applications, portfolios, resume for internships and job recruitment. Certificate strictly cannot be used to practise law.

The Mentorship Process

Apply online

Fill up our application form
here before December 3rd

5

Get selected

Based on your interest and an interview (if required)

5

Start exploring

A law career under mentor, Tamarra Sequeira

Meet Tamarra Sequeira

Tamarra is a Principal Associate at Khaitan & Co, having offices in New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Chennai and Singapore. Based in Bengaluru, Tamarra completed her Law Degree from School of Law, Christ University and Masters in Law (LLM, Intellectual Property Law, Technology and Artificial Intelligence) from Jindal Global Law School (JLGS). Her practice is focused on civil, commercial and constitutional areas such as matters pertaining to public law, arbitration, intellectual property, corporate disputes etc. Tamarra regularly appears before the High Court at Karnataka, Trial Courts, and Tribunals across India and her clients include multinational and Indian companies, educational institutions, non-profits, restaurateurs, and high-net-worth individuals.

Tamarra is collaborating with Unherd.in to educate high schoolers about a Career in Law & Legal Studies with a strong focus on the role the profession plays in Indian society. In this one-of-a-kind Mentorship, Tamarra plans to share her knowledge, skills, and learnings with college-bound students curious about a law career – an experience Tamarra wishes she had when in school.

Visit Tamarra’s LinkedIn Profile here

Got a question?

How much does the course cost?

Our certified Law & Legal Studies course costs Rs. 6750/- per student. Students need to participate in sessions+mock trial and submit the assignments on time to qualify for achieving the certificate from Tamarra Sequeira and Unherd.in.

Why is there a fee?

This mentorship is an exclusive mentorship with limited seating per class, made better through online delivery and an intensive curriculum designed by an experienced industry professional. A minimal fee is charged to sustain ourselves, pay our staff for the maintenance of our organization, and to the mentors who invest significant effort and time in conducting personalized training for you.

What is the duration of the program?

The Mentorship is planned online on Zoom. Sessions will be conducted from December 10 to January 28, every Saturday, 4 PM to 5:30 PM IST.

Do you offer scholarships?

100% scholarships are awarded to students based on financial need, aptitude, and genuine interest in the program. The decision lies solely with the selection committee. For more details please write in to us: contact@unherd.in.

Confused about a career?

Unherd offers mentorship classes on diverse potential careers, for 13 to 18 year-olds, based on their current interest, potential and skillsets.